Tetradrachm of Klazomenai with head of Apollo, struck under Lysikles
Mint: Ionia, Klazomenai
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1852.
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 16.87 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo, three quarters front to left, with loose flowing hair, laureate but without the stephanos.
Reverse: Swan standing to left, with its head turned back, preening its wings.
Inscriptions in Greek above and below.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund